Jo Stanko (Chairperson)
USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Denver Federal Center
Building 56, Room 2760
PO Box 25426
Denver, CO 80225-0426
Farm Service Agency County Committee Elections Launch June 15
The nomination period for USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committees runs June 15 through Aug. 1, 2018, and elections will take place starting in November.
County committees are unique to FSA and serve as a direct link between agricultural communities across the country and USDA. FSA’s been across the country interviewing current committee members to spotlight their involvement in their county. Read what they have to say and check back each week.
NAP: Submit Notice of Loss within 15 calendar days of the earlier of a natural disaster occurrence, the final planting date if planting is prevented by a natural disaster, the date that damage to the crop or loss of production becomes apparent; or the normal harvest date.
NAP: For hand-harvested crops, producer must notify County Office within 72 hours of the date of damage or loss first became apparent.
NAP: Application for Payment must be filed no later than 60 calendar days after the coverage period ends for the pay crop.
ELAP: Submit Notice of Loss the earlier of 30 calendar days of when the loss is apparent or Nov. 1st after the end of the program year in which the loss occurred.
Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP): Submit Notice of Loss within 30 calendar days of when the loss is apparent
The US Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (FSA) has published a Notice of Availability (NOA) to solicit public comments on the Draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the Colorado Republican River Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) within the Republican River Basin.
The comment period is open from June 20 through July 20, 2018. Comments must be postmarked no later than July 20, 2018. Please refer to the NOA and/or Draft SEA for additional details about providing comments.
USDA Hay Net
FSA has a national website for producers to list information concerning the need for or the ability of hay.